Huffman Middle School

  • Huffman Middle School serves 359 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
  • Huffman Middle School operates within the Birmingham City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 359 students has grown by 19% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students359 students
Huffman Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Huffman Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Huffman Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeHuffman Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio26:118:1
Huffman Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
Huffman Middle School Asian Students (1993-2009)
Hispanic
9%
6%
Huffman Middle School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
90%
33%
Huffman Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
1%
56%
Huffman Middle School White Students (1991-2015)
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Huffman Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsHuffman Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.180.58
Huffman Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
46%
47%
Huffman Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%
Huffman Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Birmingham City School District's student population of 23,932 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,716 is higher than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,939 is higher than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 26% over four years.
School District NameBirmingham City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
52
6
Number of Students Managed23,9322,879
Birmingham City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$291 MM$30 MM
Birmingham City School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$371 MM$30 MM
Birmingham City School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,716$10,181
Birmingham City School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,939$10,301
Birmingham City School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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